Going Down Home with Daddy

Kelly Starling Lyons (Author) Daniel Minter (Illustrator)
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Product Details

Price
$17.98  $16.54
Publisher
Peachtree Publishing Company
Publish Date
April 01, 2019
Pages
32
Dimensions
9.7 X 11.0 X 0.4 inches | 0.92 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781561459384

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About the Author

Kelly Starling Lyons is a former journalist and the author numerous books for young readers including One More Dino on the Floor, Hope's Gift, Ellen's Broom, and the Jada Jones series.
Daniel Minter is a painter and illustrator, whose work has been exhibited both nationally and internationally. He is the illustrator of eleven books for children, including Step Right Up: How Doc and Jim Key Taught the World about Kindness and Ellen's Broom, for which he received a Coretta Scott King Illustration Honor Award.

Reviews

"Lyrical...a heartfelt story of family love, shared history, and connection to a place that binds everyone together." --Booklist
"Imagery is presented in marvelous metaphors... Minter's acrylic-wash prints soar... A warm, loving, necessary reminder of the power in families coming together."--Kirkus Reviews, STARRED REVIEW
"Minter's illustrations, rendered in an acrylic wash, work in beautiful harmony with Lyons's joyful portrait of a deeply loving multigenerational family. Carefully layered images, patterns, and textures reinforce the narrative links between family history, American history, ancestral land and nature, and the bonds of family... Readers will enjoy this moving celebration of familial love, history, and tradition. Highly ¬recommended." --School Library Journal, STARRED REVIEW